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Flash Flood Watch

FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LITTLE ROCK AR
230 PM CDT FRI MAY 22 2015

ARZ003-012-021-022-030-037-038-040-041-231100-
/O.CON.KLZK.FF.A.0005.150524T1800Z-150525T1200Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
BOONE-JOHNSON-LOGAN-MONTGOMERY-NEWTON-POLK-POPE-SCOTT-YELL-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BOONEVILLE...CLARKSVILLE...DANVILLE...
DARDANELLE...DEER...GRAVELLY...HARRISON...HECTOR...JASPER...
LEAD HILL...MENA...MOUNT IDA...MOUNT MAGAZINE...NORMAN...OLA...
OMAHA...OZONE...PARIS...PELSOR...PINE RIDGE...RUSSELLVILLE...
WALDRON...WESTERN GROVE...WICKES...Y CITY
230 PM CDT FRI MAY 22 2015

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH MONDAY MORNING...

THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR

* PORTIONS OF CENTRAL ARKANSAS...NORTH CENTRAL ARKANSAS AND
  WESTERN ARKANSAS...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING AREAS...IN CENTRAL
  ARKANSAS...POPE AND YELL. IN NORTH CENTRAL ARKANSAS...BOONE
  AND NEWTON. IN WESTERN ARKANSAS...JOHNSON...LOGAN...
  MONTGOMERY...POLK AND SCOTT.

* FROM SUNDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH MONDAY MORNING

* WIDESPREAD SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL MOVE INTO THE STATE
  FROM THE WEST ON SUNDAY AFTERNOON. THESE STORMS WILL PRODUCE
  RAINFALL AMOUNTS IN EXCESS OF 2 TO 3 INCHES...WITH LOCALLY
  HIGHER AMOUNTS...IN WESTERN ARKANSAS FROM SUNDAY AFTERNOON
  THROUGH MONDAY MORNING.

* THE SOIL ACROSS MUCH OF ARKANSAS REMAINS SATURATED FROM THE
  HEAVY RAINFALL THAT OCCURRED DURING THE MONTH OF MAY. MANY
  RIVERS AND STREAMS ARE STILL AT UNSEASONABLY HIGH LEVELS... WITH
  ANY ADDITIONAL HEAVY RAINFALL ONLY INCREASING THE POTENTIAL FOR
  FLASH FLOODING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLASH FLOOD WATCH MEANS THAT CONDITIONS MAY DEVELOP THAT LEAD
TO FLASH FLOODING. FLASH FLOODING IS A VERY DANGEROUS SITUATION.

YOU SHOULD MONITOR LATER FORECASTS AND BE PREPARED TO TAKE ACTION
SHOULD FLASH FLOOD WARNINGS BE ISSUED.

&&

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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK...UPDATE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LITTLE ROCK AR
115 PM CDT FRI MAY 22 2015

ARZ003>007-012>016-021>025-030>034-037>047-052>057-062>069-231000-
ARKANSAS-BAXTER-BOONE-BRADLEY-CALHOUN-CLARK-CLEBURNE-CLEVELAND-
CONWAY-DALLAS-DESHA-DREW-FAULKNER-FULTON-GARLAND-GRANT-HOT SPRING-
INDEPENDENCE-IZARD-JACKSON-JEFFERSON-JOHNSON-LINCOLN-LOGAN-LONOKE-
MARION-MONROE-MONTGOMERY-NEWTON-OUACHITA-PERRY-PIKE-POLK-POPE-
PRAIRIE-PULASKI-SALINE-SCOTT-SEARCY-SHARP-STONE-VAN BUREN-WHITE-
WOODRUFF-YELL-
115 PM CDT FRI MAY 22 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR A LARGE PART OF ARKANSAS.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

HIGH PRESSURE WILL GRADUALLY WEAKEN AND SHIFT EAST OF ARKANSAS LATER
TODAY AND TONIGHT. AS A RESULT...CLOUDS WILL BE ON THE INCREASE IN
ADVANCE OF A DEVELOPING STORM SYSTEM TO THE WEST. SCATTERED SHOWERS
ARE POSSIBLE OVER FAR WESTERN ARKANSAS IN THE AFTERNOON TO
EVENING...BUT OVERALL RAIN AMOUNTS ARE EXPECTED TO BE LOW.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY

UNSETTLED WEATHER CONDITIONS WILL RETURN TO ARKANSAS FOR THE HOLIDAY
WEEKEND. A DEVELOPING STORM SYSTEM TO THE WEST WILL MOVE SLOWLY
TOWARD THE REGION...ALLOWING MOISTURE TO BUILD NORTHWARD THROUGH THE
SOUTHERN PLAINS STATES. EVENTUALLY...SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS...
WITH HEAVY RAIN...WILL DEVELOP OVER WESTERN ARKANSAS FIRST...THEN
SPREAD ACROSS THE ENTIRE STATE SUNDAY AND INTO EARLY NEXT WEEK.

DUE TO THE RECENT HEAVY RAINFALL...IT WILL NOT TAKE MUCH RAINFALL TO
CAUSE FLASH FLOODING...AS WELL AS INCREASE LEVELS OF AREA RIVERS. A
FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT FOR
THE HIGHER TERRAIN OF WESTERN ARKANSAS. RIVER FLOODING WILL ALSO BE
SEEN.

UNSETTLED WEATHER CONDITIONS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THE MIDDLE OF
NEXT WEEK.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED AT THIS TIME.

&&

VISIT NWS LITTLE ROCK ON THE WEB. GO TO HTTP://WEATHER.GOV AND
CLICK ON CENTRAL ARKANSAS.

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